It’s time for another chance at prom, vegan style. (Pexels photo)

Vegan prom comes to Victoria

The themed event is a fundraiser for the upcoming Vegtoria 2019

If you ever wished you could do prom again, there’s a chance for you to try it vegan-style.

A vegan prom masquerade is happening on Saturday, Feb. 9 to help raise funds for the second annual Vegtoria event, which is scheduled for July 20.

ALSO READ: Is your beer vegan? Vancouver Island Brewing also going kosher

Costumes are strongly encouraged for the event as long as they’re free of animal products such as feathers, silk, fur, or suede.

ALSO READ: Vegtoria- Vegans of Victoria unite

The prom will offer music, food, raffle prizes and a photo booth, but alcohol will not be available.

Corsages, tuxedos, glamorous dresses and masks can be shown off from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Norway House, 1110 Hillside Ave.

Tickets are $25 and available at eventbrite.ca.

vnc.editorial@vicnews.com


 

vnc.editorial@blackpress.ca

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter
and Instagram

Just Posted

Victoria cannabis dispensaries are busy in their first days of legal operation

The Cloud Nine Collective and The Original FARM opened their doors on April 15

Island cycling series boosts youth race schedule

New series creates opportunity for more youth competition

Colwood wins award for Sustainable Infrastructure Replacement Plan

Plan wins Award of Excellence in Government Finance

Autism support dog helps Langford boy hold his head high

Family shares story for Autism Awareness Month

WATCH: Movie star and PACE alum Calum Worthy talks musical theatre and his career

“American Vandal” and “Austin and Ally” actor has been returning to the program for over 20 years

POLL: How often does your family use BC Ferries?

Navigating the lineups for BC Ferries is a way of life for… Continue reading

Crime Stoppers most wanted for Greater Victoria for the week of April 16

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s help in locating the… Continue reading

$6K raised in one day’s time for family of woman gunned down in Penticton

GoFundMe launched for family of Darlene Knippelberg, to pay for funeral costs and other expenses

Seven tips to travel safely this Easter long weekend

An average of three people are killed, and hundreds more injured, each Easter long weekend in B.C.

Parents say Austrian climber missing in Banff National Park ‘lived his dream’

David Lama, Hansjorg Auer and American climber Jess Roskelley have been missing since Wednesday

Six months after legalization, high prices and supply issues boost illicit pot market

It has been six months since Canada became the first industrialized country to legalize recreational cannabis

Seattle’s 4-20 ‘protestival’ enjoys tolerance, some support – and B.C. could do the same

Seattle’s Hempfest a large-scale occasions with vendors, prominent musical acts and thousands of attendees

B.C. mountain biker sent home from hospital twice, despite broken vertebrae

Released in Maple Ridge to go home with three fractured vertebrae

Most Read